Search for the New Director of BIOTECH



Search for the New Director of the National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology


Who may nominate?

The following may submit nominations:

  •     Personnel of the unit
  •     Students and alumni
  •     Others from outside the unit
  •     An interested candidate


Nominators (individuals or groups shall submit:

  •     Duly signed letter containing the reasons or justifications for the nomination
  •     3-page summary of the nominees’ curriculum vitae
  •     Narrative statement of vision/mission & flagship projects for the institute (not more than 5 pages)


Who may be nominated?

The nominee must possess the following minimum qualifications:

1.  Commitment to academic freedom and the values and ideals of the university

2.  Distinction or outstanding academic credentials in the nominee’s chosen field of expertise which should be along the lines of the BIOTECH’S disciplines or fields

3.  Filipino citizen

4.  Leadership qualities and administrative or managerial capability

5.  Must be willing to serve as BIOTECH Director on a full-time basis and for the full term of three years

6.  Must consider resource generation an important function of the position


When and where to submit nomination papers?

The nomination papers must be submitted to the Search Committee for the New Director of BIOTECH c/o Dr. Domingo E. Angeles, Office of the Dean, College of Agriculture, UPLB not later than 8 April 2015, Wednesday, 5:00pm (sharp)




1. Organizatioal meeting of the Search Committee to discuss the

proposed process and schedule 

25 March 2015
9:00 AM

CADO Conference Room

2. Notification of BIOTECH and UPLB Constituents regarding the

Search Process

25 March 2015
3. Presentation of current director of its thrusts, priorities and achievement 31 March 2015
10:00 AM to 12:00 NN
BIOTECH Conference Room
4. Period of Search Committee to accept nominations

25 March to 8 April 2015

5. Search committee to review nomination documents 9 April 2015
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
CADO Conference Room
6. Notification of nominees 9-10 April 2015  
7. Presentation of nominee's plans and programs for BIOTECH 13 April 2015
9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
BIOTECH Conference Room
8. Interview with candidates 13 April 2015
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
BIOTECH Conference Room
9. Interview/Consultation with BIOTECH Constituents 14 April 2015
8:00 AM to 11:00 AM
BIOTECH Conference Room
10. Search committee to review and consolidate results of the search process 14 April 2015
1:30 PM to 4:00 PM
CADO Conference Room
11. Preparation of report 15 April 2015
12. Finalization of report by the Search Committee 16 April 2015
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
CADO Conference Room
13. Submission of Search Committee report to the Chancellor 17-20 April 2015  


Director of BIOTECH Search Committee

(OC) AO No. 089 Series 2015 dated 17 March 2015)

Dr. Domingo E. Angeles (Chair), CA
Dr. Susan May F. Calumpang, OVCRE
Dr. Jose Wendell P. Capili, OVPA
Dr. Antonio C. Laurena, CSC-CA
Ms. Vangie G. Sarmiento, IBS-CAS
Mr. Philfred Q. Villamayor, CVM
Ms. Patricia B. de Mesa, CA Student Council
Ms. Elena C. Ros (Support staff/Secretary), CSC-CA